The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
UK / England
Rank 778 818 828
Rank change year-on-year +40 +10  
Permanent jobs citing SUSE 56 124 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 99 81
Median salary £42,535 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.07% +4.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -5.88%  

SUSE is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18787 25450 27106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 23.83% 26.26% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15899 21587 22883
Median salary £42,500 £41,837 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SUSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SUSE in England.

Salary trend for SUSE in England

SUSE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SUSE in England

SUSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +78 21 £39,500 -10.51% 3
London +19 17 £60,000 +10.80%
North West -9 8 £35,000 +27.27% 1
South West - 5 £24,500 - 1
West Midlands +26 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
East of England +19 2 - -
SUSE
UK

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 129 (100.00%) Linux
2 104 (80.62%) Red Hat
3 76 (58.91%) Unix
4 62 (48.06%) VMware
5 57 (44.19%) Windows
6 55 (42.64%) Bash Shell
7 54 (41.86%) Puppet
8 47 (36.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (34.88%) Oracle
10 42 (32.56%) Perl
10 42 (32.56%) Finance
11 41 (31.78%) SQL
12 40 (31.01%) Active Directory
13 38 (29.46%) Debian
14 35 (27.13%) HP
15 31 (24.03%) Python
16 30 (23.26%) Project Management
17 29 (22.48%) Ubuntu
18 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
18 25 (19.38%) Apache
18 25 (19.38%) DevOps
19 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
19 24 (18.60%) MS Exchange
20 23 (17.83%) CentOS
20 23 (17.83%) Opscode Chef
21 22 (17.05%) JIRA
21 22 (17.05%) Subversion
21 22 (17.05%) ITIL
22 21 (16.28%) MySQL

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (19.38%) Apache
2 24 (18.60%) MS Exchange
3 17 (13.18%) Tomcat
4 16 (12.40%) IIS
5 14 (10.85%) Alfresco
6 5 (3.88%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.85%) G Suite
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.95%) SAN
3 17 (13.18%) Firewall
4 14 (10.85%) NetScaler
5 13 (10.08%) DHCP
5 13 (10.08%) DNS
6 8 (6.20%) LAN
6 8 (6.20%) WAN
7 6 (4.65%) NAS
8 5 (3.88%) SNMP
9 4 (3.10%) VPN
10 3 (2.33%) Broadband
10 3 (2.33%) Wireless
10 3 (2.33%) Wireshark
11 2 (1.55%) LDAP
11 2 (1.55%) SMTP
12 1 (0.78%) InfiniBand
12 1 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.28%) MySQL
3 19 (14.73%) Oracle Database
4 14 (10.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.88%) DB2
5 5 (3.88%) Informix
6 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.55%) MaxDB
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) JIRA
1 22 (17.05%) Subversion
2 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.78%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.78%) Bower
3 1 (0.78%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.78%) Grunt
3 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.78%) RSpec
3 1 (0.78%) RubyGems
3 1 (0.78%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Trac
3 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (32.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.10%) Banking
2 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.33%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.33%) Publishing
3 3 (2.33%) Retail
3 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Back Office
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (32.56%) Administrator
2 40 (31.01%) Systems Administrator
3 37 (28.68%) Linux Administrator
4 35 (27.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 26 (20.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (18.60%) Linux Engineer
7 18 (13.95%) Unix Specialist
8 12 (9.30%) Linux Support
9 7 (5.43%) Linux Specialist
9 7 (5.43%) Linux Support Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.65%) Splunk Administrator
10 6 (4.65%) Storage Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (3.88%) Unix Support
11 5 (3.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.88%) Virtualisation Specialist
11 5 (3.88%) VMware Engineer
12 4 (3.10%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.85%) XML
2 9 (6.98%) XSLT
3 6 (4.65%) LAMP
4 5 (3.88%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (3.10%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.33%) CGI
6 3 (2.33%) JSON
6 3 (2.33%) POSIX
7 2 (1.55%) .NET
8 1 (0.78%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.78%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Data Centre
1 14 (10.85%) EMC VNX
2 11 (8.53%) Clustering
3 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.43%) iPad
5 5 (3.88%) Eurex
6 4 (3.10%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (3.10%) Fintech
6 4 (3.10%) Replication
7 3 (2.33%) CCTV
8 2 (1.55%) Celerra
8 2 (1.55%) Derivative
8 2 (1.55%) Equities
8 2 (1.55%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.78%) IVR
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.78%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Linux
2 76 (58.91%) Unix
3 57 (44.19%) Windows
4 47 (36.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (29.46%) Debian
6 29 (22.48%) Ubuntu
7 23 (17.83%) CentOS
8 17 (13.18%) Windows Server
9 14 (10.85%) Mac OS X
9 14 (10.85%) NetWare
10 12 (9.30%) Solaris
11 10 (7.75%) AIX
12 9 (6.98%) HPUX
13 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (3.88%) Fedora
15 5 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (3.10%) Windows XP
17 3 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.26%) Project Management
2 25 (19.38%) DevOps
3 22 (17.05%) ITIL
4 14 (10.85%) Business Continuity
4 14 (10.85%) Document Management
4 14 (10.85%) Quality Management
4 14 (10.85%) Strategic Planning
4 14 (10.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 10 (7.75%) Change Control
5 10 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (7.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.20%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (5.43%) Logistics
8 7 (5.43%) Low Latency
8 7 (5.43%) Project Planning
9 6 (4.65%) High Availability
9 6 (4.65%) Line Management
9 6 (4.65%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.64%) Bash Shell
2 42 (32.56%) Perl
3 41 (31.78%) SQL
4 31 (24.03%) Python
5 21 (16.28%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.43%) Korn
7 6 (4.65%) Java
8 5 (3.88%) C
8 5 (3.88%) C-shell
8 5 (3.88%) PHP
9 4 (3.10%) Bourne shell
10 3 (2.33%) AWK
10 3 (2.33%) Ruby
10 3 (2.33%) sed
11 2 (1.55%) C++
11 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.78%) C#
12 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.18%) CCNA
1 17 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.40%) CCNP
3 9 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (3.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 45 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (31.01%) Active Directory
3 20 (15.50%) vSphere
4 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 14 (10.85%) Virtual Servers
4 14 (10.85%) XenApp
5 11 (8.53%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.10%) KVM
7 4 (3.10%) Squid
8 3 (2.33%) Ceph
8 3 (2.33%) RHEV
8 3 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.55%) NFS
9 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.78%) Docker
10 1 (0.78%) GPFS
10 1 (0.78%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 54 (41.86%) Puppet
2 23 (17.83%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (16.28%) Nagios
4 20 (15.50%) Control-M
4 20 (15.50%) OpenView
5 18 (13.95%) Ansible
6 14 (10.85%) EMC VPLEX
6 14 (10.85%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 14 (10.85%) Simpana
7 5 (3.88%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (3.10%) CFEngine
8 4 (3.10%) Graphite
8 4 (3.10%) Kibana
8 4 (3.10%) logstash
8 4 (3.10%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.33%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.33%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.33%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 104 (80.62%) Red Hat
2 62 (48.06%) VMware
3 45 (34.88%) Oracle
4 35 (27.13%) HP
5 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
6 19 (14.73%) EMC
7 17 (13.18%) CommVault
8 16 (12.40%) Citrix
9 14 (10.85%) Google
9 14 (10.85%) Novell
10 12 (9.30%) Veritas
11 11 (8.53%) Cisco
12 8 (6.20%) SAP
13 7 (5.43%) NetApp
14 6 (4.65%) Splunk
15 5 (3.88%) arcserve
15 5 (3.88%) CQG
15 5 (3.88%) GL TRADE
15 5 (3.88%) Patsystems
15 5 (3.88%) Reuters
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